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child growth
Regular health assessments for children with Down syndrome (DS) from 3 months - 20 years of age. Apart from intellectual and developmental delays, people with DS are at an increased risk for certain...
By Nayi Disha Editor
10 Jan 2018
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It is important for parents and educators of young children to realize, that just like numbers, colors, and shapes, self-help skills are important for the child to gain with advancing age. The...
By Nayi Disha Editor
10 Jan 2018
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Nayi Disha organized a speech therapy workshop with speech and language pathologist, Ms.Chitra Thadathil on the 7th October 2017. The workshop videos have been split into 8 sections as shown below...
By Nayi Disha Editor
19 Dec 2017
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Down syndrome is one of the most common genetic disorders that occur worldwide. It is a genetic defect that cannot be prevented or cured. It manifests itself due to extra copies of genes from the...
By Nayi Disha Editor
11 Dec 2017
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Behavior problems
Nayi Disha organized a behavior management workshop with child psychologist, Dr.Gouri Reddy on the 26th of August 2017. The workshop videos have been split into 6 sections as shown below. Video 1 -...
By Nayi Disha Editor
01 Dec 2017
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A child goes through different phases of growth and development right from birth till he/she becomes a semi-independent child starting preschool. During this critical window from 0-5years of age is a...
By Nayi Disha Editor
01 Dec 2017
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Dr.Surekha Ramachandran is the co-founder and chairperson of the Down Syndrome Federation of India (DSFI) - Chennai. This booklet may be used by parents to record their child's medical concerns as...
By Nayi Disha Editor
13 Nov 2017
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This handbook has been conceptualized by Dr.Surekha Ramachandran, co-founder and chairperson of the Down Syndrome Federation of India (DSFI ) - Chennai. The handbook outlines everything a parent or a...
By Nayi Disha Editor
13 Nov 2017
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special needs
Dr.Surekha Ramachandran, co-founder and chairperson of the Down Syndrome Federation of India (DSFI) - Chennai. Indelible is a heart warming tale that celebrates the lives of seven remarkable people...
By Nayi Disha Editor
13 Nov 2017
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 develop speech_speech therapy
Nayi Disha organized a speech therapy workshop with speech therapist Tabitha Wolfe, on the 28th of July 2017. The workshop videos have been split into 6 sections as shown below. Video 1 - What is...
By Nayi Disha Editor
13 Nov 2017
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